Radiation Protection in Nuclear Medicine by Sören Mattsson,Christoph Hoeschen

By Sören Mattsson,Christoph Hoeschen

This publication explains sincerely and intimately all facets of radiation safeguard in nuclear medication, together with size amounts and devices, detectors and dosimeters, and radiation biology. dialogue of radiation doses to sufferers and to embryos, fetuses, and youngsters types a critical a part of the booklet. Phantom types, biokinetic versions, calculations, and software program suggestions are all thought of, and an additional bankruptcy is dedicated to caliber insurance and reference degrees. Occupational publicity additionally gets exact consciousness. publicity because of the creation, labeling, and injection of radiopharmaceuticals and from touch with sufferers is mentioned and defensive calculations are defined. The booklet closes by means of contemplating publicity of the general public and summarizing the "rules of thumb" for radiation defense in nuclear drugs. this is often a fantastic textbook for college kids and a prepared resource of beneficial info for nuclear medication experts and scientific physics experts.

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